travel tale

Beth’s month in Kenya

Our Marketing and Communications Officer, Beth, spent four weeks in Kenya in the summer of 2012. In this week’s blog, she discusses her experience of volunteering abroad, and why she...

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The Big Bike Ride
The Big Bike Ride – Three Years On…

Three years' on, African Adventures' Director, Dan, looks back at one of the biggest African Adventures Foundation fundraisers to date: The Big Bike Ride! It is just over three years...

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Ukerewe beach
The island of Ukerewe

This week's travel tale is provided by one of our amazing Trip Co-ordinators, Laura, who tells us about her adventure to the remote island of Ukerewe! I’ve been lucky to...

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Looking forward to a new kind of normal

This weeks travel tale is provided by Rachel, Our Marketing and Communications manager. Rachel talks about adapting to a new COVID-19 influenced lifestyle and the heartbreak of realising her trip...

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Kilimanjaro
Rosie’s Tanzania Adventure

In 2015, our Marketing Officer, Rosie, spent four weeks volunteering at Mangoto Secondary School in the Kilimanjaro region of Tanzania. In this week’s blog, we find out more about her...

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Antonia’s Ghana Adventure

This months travel tales sees a throwback to Antonia Howell's 2016 trip to Ghana with Poole High School. This first hand account of what it is like to volunteer in...

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Katie's Kilimanjaro climb
Katie’s climb up Kilimanjaro

Katie, our Trip Co-Ordinator, took on the challenge of climbing Mount Kilimanjaro in 2018. In this month's travel tale, walk through the amazing adventure of a lifetime day by day...

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Volunteer in Kenya - Will and his volunteers
Travel Tales – Will’s Wanderings – Kenya

In part two of this month's Travel Tale, Will - our Volunteer Recruitment Manager - writes about his time volunteering in Kenya, how it differed to his experience in Ghana,...

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Volunteer in Ghana- Will and Noah on the beach
Travel Tales – Will’s Wanderings – Ghana

Will, our Volunteer Recruitment Manager, visited Ghana and Kenya earlier this year to meet our in-country teams and learn more about our partner projects. In part one of this month’s...

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Steph's travel story
Travel Tales – Steph’s Story

This month's Travel Tale is by Steph, our Senior Trip Coordinator. Steph reminisces about her experiences in each of our destinations. Read her travel story below...

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